Cafe & Hotel Arkas

5522-445 Kitayama, Chino, Nagano, Chubu, 391-0301, Japan | Hotel
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Location

This hotel, located in the Tateshina Onsen area of Chino, is near Lake Shirakaba-ko.
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Travel Blogs from Chino

Kyoto day 1

A travel blog entry by marstravel on Jul 05, 2014

... and before we knew it we were wondering the streets of gion and visiting Maruyama park - the first of many shrines and temples to come ! This was Just north of the famous gion district. This park is the main place to see cherry blossoms during the cherry blossom season. This place was huge and there was so much to see. Gates , temples and suddenly a big statue . I had forgotten how all the tori gates were red . ...

Azumi...no more

A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Jun 28, 2014

3 comments, 29 photos

... we toiled in the rapeseed oil fields, cutting the dried stalks and stacking all the cuttings in a makeshift greenhouse to finish drying. Once dried these stalks would be threshed, either by hand or by machine, and the seeds would be hot pressed into oil. Although cold pressed forms of oil are better for the body in terms of live bacteria and beneficial nutrients that have not been destroyed through the heating process, it is a much more difficult method ...

Prostitutes and Bodhidarma

A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Jun 22, 2014

2 comments, 13 photos

... into the the modern day.

The contents of the printings preserved at the museum ranged from natural landscapes (both real and imagined) to famous literary and historical figures. The famous Bodhidarma, a Buddhist monk attributed with bringing Sanskrit to China, was featured in a few as were the European settlers who began to arrive in Japan after the commencement of Euro-Japanese trade routes. Women, specifically geishas and prostitutes, also ...

Matsumoto....Matsumoto...

A travel blog entry by wwoofers on Jun 15, 2014

2 comments, 25 photos

... a minute or two late...it won't be.

Thankfully our schedule is so flexible that missing the train means hanging out on the platform waiting for the next one which typically arrives within 20 minutes to an hour, depending on station size. And even more thankfully, Japanese train stations are all spotlessly clean and even have fast food shops at every corner ranging from packaged snacks to hot soba. But enough of trains; they ...

Japan adventure

A travel blog entry by caitlin.z on Jun 13, 2014

The time was great I loved climbing the Tokyo Tower. I stay was great to, I felt really welcomed at the hotel. I LOVED having sushi everyday and trying so many different kinds. I went on all the rides at Disneyland. I also did a lot of exploring the place. It was great ...